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Today in the Onco’Zine Brief, Peter Hofland, Ph.D and Sonia Portillo interview Col. James E. Williams who, received the AACR 2018 Distinguished Pub...

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 39:00
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people, with Sandra Tsing Loh! Robotic fish and virtual slugs…why we need bats to keep fruit on ...

Bought by Enchantment Radio and KISU


  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 2
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90-second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 31:30
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The recent discovery of an asteroid, whose orbit lies completely within that of the Earth, reminds asteroid hunters to continue to search near the ...

Bought by KUPR low power FM and Enchantment Radio


  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Around the world, technology is disrupting the workforce, with automation poised to displace humans in the fields of medicine, agriculture, and bey...

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: H2O Radio is journalism about water
Trees—they're just like us. They sleep, they drink—and they even have a pulse. What the latest research can also tell us about whether they're stre...

  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 04:14
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An asteroid is exiled to the outer regions of the solar system during Jupiter's rampaging tack away from the Sun long ago. During that process eno...

Bought by KUPR low power FM


  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This time on PEACE TALKS RADIO, we'll talk about empathy and compassion in medicine. There's an increasing recognition that compassionate care not ...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 1
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There is shocking little known about why animals act the ways they do. From competition, to territoriality, there is an incredible amount left to d...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 29:21
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Here we talk about a field called geomorphology with Christopher Ely. We explore Amazonian headwater streams in the Andes Mountains of southern Ecu...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 21:34
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The Colorado Plateau holds an incredible amount of native plant diversity, however past and current land use practices and future climate change th...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 26:55
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Bark beetles evolved to live in western forests. But in recent decades the number of beetles has grown so large that they are killing millions of a...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 25:28
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Climate change will result in lasting changes for the ecosystems of the Colorado Plateau. Here, we talk with Dr. Scott Ferrenberg about what the ec...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 27:24
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Cheatgrass is one of the most pervasive, non-native grasses in the American West, changing ecosystems almost everywhere it goes. Here, we talk with...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 30:18
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They are harbingers of spring, but they don’t stay around long.. WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with North Woods Naturalist Chel Anderson about white-cr...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 06:46
Caption: New Horizons PI Alan Stern, Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan and astrobiologist/science communicator David Grinspoon , Credit: Alan Stern
The New Horizons mission was a triumph, revealing Pluto as an utterly unique and beautiful world. The entire, surprisingly dramatic tale has now b...

Bought by KWMR, KRZA, WMUU-LP, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, and KNVC Carson City Community Radio


  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: John Wick
How does a virtue become a vice? How does a basic building block of life turn into a threat to life? And how do you turn that vice back into a virt...

  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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This batch of CurrentCast features too little phosphorus, urban rivers floating islands, a super highway for aquatic invaders, a bird lovers’ parad...

Bought by KENW


  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Spectrum: Inside out - On the show this week: Hike Elba's trails without ever leaving the armchair, Germany's young hackers aren't really hack...

  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
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If you have some metal, in a pot or a kettle, on this you can trust: over time it'll rust. This is Episode 64 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an in...

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  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 03:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chad Hanson
Contemporary Western fire science is integrating what Indigenous Peoples discovered over thousands of years of observation, and trial and error: fi...

  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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Dr. Gregory Kulacki talks about what is motivating North Korean President Kim Jong Un and the possible outcomes of a summit with President Donald T...

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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The theme of this episode is the body image, aging, and acceptance.

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 52:00
Caption: Your Brain's Reins, Credit: Seth Shostak
You are your brain, everyone agrees. But if your brain is damaged, are you still responsible for your actions? We hear of the first person to pl...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KBBI, WMUU-LP, WRGY, CHSR-FM 97.9 and more


  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 13
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The Trump Administration Buried a Serious Water Contamination Study. That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KSFR, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KRZA, and KKFI


  • Added: May 20, 2018
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 4